VM imported from OVA gets thin provisioned disk despite of allocation policy set as 'preallocated'

Solution In Progress - Updated -

Issue

  • VM has been created with RAW Preallocated disk with No snapshots. Exported it as OVA from the RHV manager. When importing the same OVA back and set the allocation type as 'preallocated', the disk type set as 'thin provisioned', should have been RAW/Preallocated as the original image format.

Environment

  • Red Hat Virtualization 4.x

Subscriber exclusive content

A Red Hat subscription provides unlimited access to our knowledgebase, tools, and much more.

Current Customers and Partners

Log in for full access

Log In

New to Red Hat?

Learn more about Red Hat subscriptions

Using a Red Hat product through a public cloud?

How to access this content